Tag: Cubs

David Ross reportedly front runner for Cubs managerial job

The Chicago Cubs’ search for a manager to replace Joe Maddon is flying under the radar. Up until now, it’s been all about the Philadelphia...

Report: David Ross favored to land Cubs managerial job

The Chicago Cubs apparently aren’t wasting any time looking for a manager to replace the recently ousted Joe Maddon. According to...

LOOK: Cubs thank Joe Maddon after parting ways

Sunday was a bittersweet day for Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs. It started with the two entities announcing that they had decided to mutually...
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Cubs manager Joe Maddon goes off in pre-game presser

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is not in the greatest of moods after seeing his team be eliminated from playoff contention earlier this week. He’s...

LOOK: Pirates troll Cubs after being eliminated

The Pittsburgh Pirates didn't have much to play for Wednesday night against the division rival Chicago Cubs. The same thing can't...

WATCH: Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo launches game-tying HR in stunning return

Just hours after surprising his teammates and fans by shedding a walking boot and batting leadoff for Thursday's game, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo...

Cubs’ All-Star 1B Anthony Rizzo batting leadoff days after ankle sprain

Just days after being diagnosed with a moderate lateral sprain in his right ankle, Chicago Cubs All-Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo will rejoin the lineup...

Cubs CP Craig Kimbrel lands on IL with elbow inflammation

As the Chicago Cubs prepare for a critical stretch in September and a heated playoff race, they'll now have to do it without All-Star closer...

WATCH: Christian Yelich blasts 443-foot ninth inning HR

We can go ahead and give Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich a second consecutive NL MVP award. What the dude has...

WATCH: Cubs’ Nicholas Castellanos unleashes epic bat slam after 2nd HR

A change of scenery can do wonders to change a player's season and Nicholas Castellanos has proven that ever since being traded to the Chicago...
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WATCH: Jason Heyward comes up with magnificent, diving web gem

Five-time Gold Glove winner Jason Heyward showed us all once more why he's known as one of the best defensive center fielders in MLB.

Report: Former All-Star Jonathan Lucroy lands with the Cubs

The Chicago Cubs desperately needed some depth behind the backstop after starting catcher Willson Contreras went down with a hamstring injury recently.
Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras exited Wednesday's game with a hamstring injury.

Willson Contreras injury update: Likely out four weeks, per report

The Chicago Cubs placed catcher Willson Contreras on the 10-day injured list with a hamstring injury, but it appears he'll be out closer to a...
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WATCH: Cubs’ Jayson Heyward with insane diving catch

Pitcher Jack Flaherty and the St. Louis Cardinals thought they had taken a 4-0 lead in the fifth inning on Thursday evening.

Nicholas Castellanos traded to Cubs as he was on deck for Tigers

After the MLB trade deadline had already passed, Nicholas Castellanos was in the on-deck circle for the Detroit Tigers when he left the field and...

Report: Cubs calling up OF Ian Happ

After spending more than half of the season in Triple-A Iowa, outfielder Ian Happ might finally be on the verge of returning to the majors.

Cubs’ Kris Bryant suffered knee injury during batting practice

Chicago Cubs star and former NL MVP Kris Bryant was pulled from Wednesday's game against the San Francisco Giants due to an unknown injury.

WATCH: Umpire ejects Cubs star Anthony Rizzo for some reason

Chicago Cubs All-Star Anthony Rizzo was ejected by home-plate umpire Jordan Baker after a strikeout in the fifth inning on Wednesday.
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Cubs manager talks about demotion of All-Star Addison Russell

The Chicago Cubs made the surprising decision to demote former All-Star shortstop Addison Russell on Wednesday. Russell, 25, was hitting .247...

Cubs activate Willson Contreras off IL, option Addison Russell to Triple-A

Willson Contreras' stay on the 10-day IL was as short as it possibly could be, as the Chicago Cubs have activated him following 10 days...

WATCH: No-look tag from Cubs’ Javier Baez has to be seen

The San Diego Padres were threatening to tie Saturday’s game against the Chicago Cubs in the ninth inning. Down 6-5, Wil...

WATCH: Anthony Rizzo hits grand slam for kids with cancer

While it's often said that one swing has the power to change a game, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo's grand slam on Friday is...

One trade each World Series contender must make

As MLB's trade deadline draws near, the potential lingers for major shakeups that will have a lasting impact on what team thrives in October and...

WATCH: Cubs’ Javier Baez makes insane dive for game-ending double play

All-Star players have a special ability to deliver a jaw-dropping moment on any given play and that's exactly what Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez did...